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Forests to use DNA fingerprinting for tiger census

As the Karnataka forest department analyses the data gathered during the six-day tiger census conducted in the state in January, various wildlife organisations have chipped in to identify the......

US census bureau to report same-sex couples

In a major policy reversal the US Commerce Department has officially announced that the US Census Bureau would report married same-sex couples in the 2010 census. The National Gay and Lesbian Task......

Protect the Right to Privacy as a Fundamental Right!

'The government's proposal to store citizens' data including Aadhaar data under its Digital India initiative on cloud is violative of the citizens' human rights because the cloud is admittedly......

Manipur faces crisis after floods ravage countryside

Manipur is under siege: Schools have been closed since July 9; violent bandhs and curfews are the order of the day while there are subtle misgivings and misinformation about the recently announced......

Modi sarkar's plan to overcome Lalitgate, Vyapam storm

Never back down! The government has decided to battle out the controversies in Parliament and a conscious decision was taken not to shorten the monsoon session, say sources Youth Congress members......

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Amul plans to bring camel milk to the breakfast table

Dairy in Kutch to start processing milk, subject to central food standards body's nod; Gujarat government has already allocated funds; issues include creating a market Soon, Amul camel milk might......

Are states really serious about Digital India plan?

Official websites of some states haven’t been updated for years Does Bihar have only 10 cities with populations of more than 100,000? Is Uttar Pradesh so urbanised that 42.59 per cent of its......

Slum population in India? A whopping 6.55 crore!

The slums have been categorised into three divisions: notified, recognised but not notified and unidentified slums which are neither recognised nor notified. The slum population has increased from......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

Thiruvannamalai has a lot of masala

Kavithalaya's latest Tamil film, Thiruvannamalai, is directed by Perarasu, the king of masala entertainers. The title, obviously, is in keeping with the director's fad of naming all his films after......

Andhra Pradesh bans Da Vinci

Taking a cue from five other states, the Andhra Pradesh government has imposed a ban on the screening of the controversial film, The Da Vinci Code in the state. The film was slated for release in......

Australia warns of high terror risk during CWG

Australia on Monday warned that there is a "high risk of terror attack" in New Delhi during the Commonwealth Games, while a jittery New Zealand also expressed concerns about the security of its......

Gill gives bizarre reason for increasing doping

India's sports minister M.S.Gill gave a bizarre reason to his cabinet colleagues while responding to increasing number of doping cases. Gill said this is due to India's high standard of detection......
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35% Of India's Population To Benefit From Smart Cities

There are about 12 crore people in the country who will be the direct beneficiaries of the Smart City project.The total population of these... ...

http://www.cxotoday.com/story/35-of-indias-population-to-benefit-from-smart-cities/
Falling Sikh community numbers in country worrying leaders

Sikh political and religious leaders appear worried about the drop in community's share in national population because of a slump in their growth... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/chandigarh/falling-sikh-numbers-in-country-a-cause-of-worry-for-leaders/article1-1384692.aspx
PMC to use GPS, GIS to map trees

PUNE: The PMC has decided to carry out a geo-enabled tree census using the Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS)... ...

http://www.sakaaltimes.com/NewsDetails.aspx?NewsId=5575519579234431472&SectionId=5171561142064258099&SectionName=Pune&NewsDate=20150827&NewsTitle=PMC%20to%20use%20GPS,%20GIS%20to%20map%20trees
2.87 million Indians have no faith, census reveals for first time

CHENNAI: The figure includes atheists, rationalists as well as those not interested in any religion but believe in some 'unknown' force. A... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/2-87-million-Indians-have-no-faith-census-reveals-for-first-time/articleshow/48689278.cms?from=mdr
Muslim growth outsmarts Hindus for the first time in Mughal city Agra

Between 2001 and 2011, the Hindu population dropped 0.85 percent while there has been a 0.30 per cent increase in Muslim population in Agra.... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/muslim-growth-outsmarts-hindus-for-the-first-time-in-mughal-city-agra/1/461217.html

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